The Atlanta Silverbacks is an American professional soccer team based in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. Founded in 1995 as the Atlanta Ruckus, the team plays in the North American Soccer League (NASL), the second tier of the American Soccer Pyramid.
The club also has a development team, the Atlanta Silverbacks Reserves, which plays in the National Premier Soccer League and the Atlanta Silverbacks Women, the defending USL W-League champions.
The Atlanta Silverbacks launched it 2012 home kit from new apparel partner Reto Sports on March 27th at the club’s Kickoff Party at the Holiday Inn Perimeter. The new jersey was designed by a team fan whose submission was selected via a vote for the 2012 kit design on the Silverbacks Facebook page.
The Silverbacks will kick-off their 2012 NASL season against the San Antonio Scorpions at Atlanta Silverbacks Park on Saturday, April 7th.